| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:08 AM
On Sunday evening, three days after he arrived in Maryland, Lucas Townsend finally got to sit down with the woman whose life he had become entwined with forever.
Townsend, a 22-year-old outdoor enthusiast from Michigan, had helped rid Karen Kruger, of...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:06 AM
Starting Oct. 7, the roughly 1,250 Harford County residents diagnosed with cancer annually will no longer have to travel to Baltimore or perhaps Pennsylvania for all their medical needs.
The leaders of Upper Chesapeake Health and the University of...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Upper Chesapeake Health is preparing to open its $60 million Patricia D. and M. Scott Kaufman Cancer Center on the campus of Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air.
In advance of the center's scheduled public opening on Oct. 7, Upper Chesapeake...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:02 AM
Ivelisse Page is on a mission.
In 2011, Page launched Believe Big, a nonprofit foundation that helps cancer patients and their families through this traumatic, life-changing diagnosis. Based on her own experience as a colon cancer survivor, Page aims to...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:50 AM
More than 1 million men and women in Maryland have one thing in common: They are enrolled in Medicare or Tricare. These programs provide seniors, the disabled and military families the coverage they need to remain healthy and to access the care when...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:17 AM
Defeating cancer is my passion. It's what keeps me going when I witness the devastation that cancer brings to a family and a person's life. My passion is what gives me strength to overcome the obstacles and fight against adversity in life. It helps me...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Shirley B. Howard, a former local TV personality who with her late husband co-founded the Children's Cancer Foundation and proceeded to raise millions of dollars to help children suffering from cancer, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at her...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 3:25 AM
Upper Chesapeake Health's Ambulatory Care Center in Bel Air has been named after long-time Harford County philanthropists Shirley and Ralph Klein, the medical system announced Tuesday.
It will be called the Klein Ambulatory Care Center.
| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:55 PM
Navy alum Hurley keeps Web.com lead
Billy Hurley shot a 4-under-par 68 Saturday and maintained a two-shot lead after 54 holes of the United Leasing Championship, a Web.com Tour event in Newburgh, Ind. Hurley started slowly, made some birdie...
| May 13, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Upper Chesapeake Health (UCH) is pleased to announce that it has named
Dr. Philip Nivatpumin has been named by Upper Chesapeake Health as medical director of the UCH Patricia D. and M. Scot Kaufman Cancer Center.
The Kaufman Cancer Center is currently...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Dr. Benjamin Carson, the eminent Johns Hopkins pediatric neurosurgeon, has received much attention over the years not only for his skills in the operating room but for what he has achieved beyond it. For many Baltimoreans, his story is a familiar one...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Development of new hospital planned by I-95 in Havre de Grace could be pushed farther into the future because of the uncertainty over federal health care mandates, the hospital company's chief executive said Thursday.
Lyle Sheldon, president and CEO...